Luis Hernández (footballer, born 1968)

Mexican footballer

Luis Arturo Hernández Carreón (born 22 December 1968) is a Mexican former professional footballer who played as a striker and is the fourth all-time leading scorer of the Mexico national team with 35 goals being tied with Carlos Hermosillo, and one of the highest goalscorers in World Cups.[1] He is widely known as one of Mexico's most talented strikers.[2]

Luis Hernández
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Hernández in 2017
Personal information
Full name Luis Arturo Hernández Carreón
Date of birth (1968-12-22) 22 December 1968 (age 53)
Place of birth Poza Rica, Veracruz, Mexico
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Position(s) Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1990–1991 Cruz Azul 18 (1)
1991–1992 Querétaro 28 (11)
1992–1994 Monterrey 62 (15)
1994–1998 Necaxa 125 (37)
1997Boca Juniors (loan) 4 (2)
1998–2000 Tigres UANL 64 (39)
2000–2003 LA Galaxy 40 (15)
2001–2003América (loan) 43 (9)
2003 Veracruz 18 (5)
2004 Chiapas 5 (1)
2004–2005 BUAP 9 (4)
Total 362 (132)
National team
1995–2002 Mexico 85 (35)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

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Club performance League
Season Club League Apps Goals
Mexico League
1990–91 Cruz Azul Primera División 18 1
1991–92 Querétaro Primera División 28 11
1992–93 Monterrey Primera División 26 6
1993–94 32 8
1994–95 Necaxa Primera División 30 8
1995–96 31 10
1996–97 39 14
Argentina League
1997–98 Boca Juniors Primera División 4 2
Mexico League
1997–98 Necaxa Primera División 12 9
1998–99 Tigres UANL Primera División 33 19
1999–2000 31 19
United States League
2000 LA Galaxy Major League Soccer 16 5
2001 14 8
Mexico League
2001–02 América Primera División 14 2
2002–03 2 0
2002–03 Veracruz Primera División 18 5
2003–04 Chiapas Primera División 5 1
2004–05 BUAP Primera División A 9 4
Country Mexico 328 117
Argentina 4 2
United States 30 13
Total 362 132

InternationalEdit

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Mexico national team
Year Apps Goals
1995 5 2
1996 6 0
1997 21 10
1998 16 14
1999 18 6
2000 9 2
2001 4 1
2002 6 0
Total 85 35

International goalsEdit

Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. November 16, 1995 Estadio Tecnológico, Monterrey, Mexico   Yugoslavia 1–2 1–4 Friendly
2. December 6, 1995 Estadio Héroe de Nacozari, Hermosillo, Mexico   Slovenia 1–0 1–2 Friendly
3. January 17, 1997 Jack Murphy Stadium, San Diego, United States   Denmark 2–0 3–1 1997 U.S. Cup
4. April 13, 1997 Estadio Azteca, Mexico City, Mexico   Jamaica 6–0 6–0 1998 FIFA World Cup qualification
5. April 20, 1997 Foxboro Stadium, Foxborough, United States   United States 2–0 2–2 1998 FIFA World Cup qualification
6. June 13, 1997 Estadio Ramón Tahuichi Aguilera, Santa Cruz, Bolivia   Colombia 1–0 2–1 1997 Copa América
7. 2–0
8. June 16, 1997 Estadio Ramón Tahuichi Aguilera, Santa Cruz, Bolivia   Brazil 1–0 2–3 1997 Copa América
9. 2–0
10. June 19, 1997 Estadio Ramón Tahuichi Aguilera, Santa Cruz, Bolivia   Costa Rica 1–0 1–1 1997 Copa América
11. June 28, 1997 Estadio Jesús Bermúdez, Oruro, Bolivia   Peru 1–0 1–0 1997 Copa América
12. December 12, 1997 King Fahd II Stadium, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia   Australia 1–2 1–3 1997 FIFA Confederations Cup
13. February 8, 1998 Oakland–Alameda County Coliseum, Oakland, United States   Trinidad and Tobago 2–1 4–2 1998 CONCACAF Gold Cup
14. 4–2
15. February 12, 1998 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, United States   Jamaica 1–0 1–0 1998 CONCACAF Gold Cup
16. February 15, 1998 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, United States   United States 1–0 1–0 1998 CONCACAF Gold Cup
17. April 15, 1998 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, United States   Peru 1–0 1–0 Friendly
18. May 9, 1998 Stadio Enzo Mazotti, Montecatini, Italy   Estonia 2–0 6–0 Friendly
19. 4–0
20. 6–0
21. June 13, 1998 Stade de Gerland, Lyon, France   South Korea 2–1 3–1 1998 FIFA World Cup
22. 3–1
23. June 25, 1998 Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, Saint-Étienne, France   Netherlands 2–2 2–2 1998 FIFA World Cup
24. June 29, 1998 Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier, France   Germany 1–0 1–2 1998 FIFA World Cup
25. November 17, 1998 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, United States   El Salvador 1–0 2–0 Friendly
26. November 18, 1998 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, United States   Guatemala 1–0 2–2 Friendly
27. February 19, 1999 Hong Kong Stadium, Wan Chai, Hong Kong   Egypt 3–0 3–0 1999 Carlsberg Cup
28. June 9, 1999 Soldier Field, Chicago, United States   Argentina 1–0 2–2 Friendly
29. June 16, 1999 Dongdaemun Stadium, Seoul, South Korea   Croatia 1–0 1–2 1999 Korea Cup
30. June 30, 1999 Estadio Antonio Oddone Sarubbi, Ciudad del Este, Paraguay   Chile 1–0 1–0 1999 Copa América
31. July 10, 1999 Estadio Defensores del Chaco, Asunción, Paraguay   Peru 1–2 3–3 (p.s.o) 1999 Copa América
32. 2–2
33. January 9, 2000 McAfee Coliseum, Oakland, United States   Iran 1–0 2–1 Friendly
34. February 13, 2000 Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, United States   Trinidad and Tobago 2–0 4–0 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cup
35. January 31, 2001 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, United States   Colombia 2–0 2–3 Friendly

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HonoursEdit

Monterrey

Necaxa

LA Galaxy

América

Mexico

Individual

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Luis Hernandez". Sky Sports. Retrieved 26 August 2016.
  2. Martínez Sanfeliz, Gerardo (October 3, 2013). "Los mejores delanteros en la historia de la Selección Mexicana". Terra Networks (in Spanish). Archived from the original on May 29, 2017.
  3. "Luis Hernández". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Luis Hernández - Goals in International Matches". www.rsssf.com.

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